Programme/Approved Electives for 2022/23
Available as a Free Standing Elective
Gain an interdisciplinary understanding of the concept of nature and practices of conservation.
Intended Learning Outcomes
Explain how conceptualisations of nature inform understandings of place, environment, and identity: 1,2Demonstrate how different perceptions, values and politics of nature influence conservation policies, decision-making and practice: 1,2Evaluate and explore conservation policy and practice at global, national and local levels: 1,2
20 hours blended delivery 40 hours essay preparation40 hours poster preparation50 hours independent study
1: Essay weighted 50%
Description of Module Assessment
EssaySelect one question from the list provided - 1,500-word essay.2: Assignment weighted 50%
PosterDesign an educational poster which focuses on an example of nature conservation in policy and practice. This is not a poster presentation - only the poster will be assessed.